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IABC Heritage Region Conference: Call for speakers

Calling all Speakers!

IABC Heritage Region Seeking Speakers for the 2018 Region Conference being held at the Omni Richmond Hotel, Richmond, VA, November 11-13, 2018

Suggested topics cover nearly 20 content areas of interest to business communicators. Topics may be strategic or tactical and targeted at the senior-level, mid-career level, or entry level or for a combination of business communication career levels.

RFP information is posted at: under the “Calling All Speakers” tab at the top of the page.  The deadline to submit proposals is Monday, March 19.

Key Points

  • Prospective speakers DO NOT need to be members of IABC or IABC Heritage Region
  • Prospective speakers need experience presenting before an audience/class of more than 25 people
  • Prospective speakers must provide references with contact information
  • Past speakers have been from the United States, Canada and Europe
  • IABC and IABC Heritage Region is an inclusive professional association of business communicators. We welcome individuals with diverse perspectives and experience.

Email submissions to and copy with the email subject line: 2018 Heritage Conference Proposal.

Please note that the IABC Heritage Region Conference does not compensate for speaker fees, travel, accommodations or other expenses. Speakers are invited to enjoy a complimentary registration to the conference, plus exposure on the conference website and program materials, as a thank you for participation.


Download the RFP